The EFD's newest addition is a platform quint truck. It features a 2,000 gallon per minute pump and a 100 foot aerial ladder with a platform. The truck cost more than $940,000 price tag.
It was named for late fire inspector Dennis Mosby, who served the department from 1980 until 2003. He passed away last year from a long battle with muscular dystrophy.
"It made me feel very proud and honored," said Dana Myers. "It would have meant a lot to my dad. I know he's looking down on it now. Real happy about it."
The truck will be stationed on the city's north side at Fire Station No. 8.
Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.